OUPS (was: PUPS and BUPS (burp!) thoughts.....)

David C. Jenner djenner at halcyon.com
Fri Jul 31 13:24:43 AEST 1998

I vote for one list.  Leave it PUPS, and call it the
Past/Prehistoric/Perpetual Unix Preservation Society
or something like that.  Or think up a "P" adjective
that glorifies the olden Unix.

Almost everything has been cross-posted up to this point,
and I get two copies anyway!


Warren Toomey wrote:
> In article by Greg Lehey:
> > Are we really so many disparate people that we need two lists?  I'd
> > guess that most people would be on both lists.  How about just a name
> > change, to "Old UNIX Preservation Society"?
> >
> > Greg
> I don't know, I thought that it would give people more flexibility,
> and shield people from stuff they didn't want to see. So lets ask:
> If you're on the PUPS list, do you want to see stuff about non PDP-11 Unixes?
> If you're on the BUPS list, do you want to see stuff about PDP-11 Unixes.
> Cheers all,
>         Warren

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